Enjoy the freedom of traveling with RideWise!
Our RideWise program teaches older adults and people with disabilities to travel independently and safely on public transportation. The services are provided at no charge for those who qualify and encompass all forms of public transportation (bus, light rail).
What does the RideWise program have to offer?
We offer a wide range of services tailored to meet your specific needs, and ability level.
- One-on-one travel training is our short-term, practical and individualized instruction to teach older adults and people with disabilities to travel safely and independently using public transportation.
- Riders Club trips are designed to give our customers more opportunities to become comfortable with the public transit system by creating fun adventures that include riding fixed route to and from the destination.
Who provides the training?
The training is provided by our qualified travel trainers. All of our instructors go through a strict screening process and receive extensive training before working with our customers.
How much does it cost?
All training and related support is provided at no charge to older adults and people with disabilities living in Multnomah, Clackamas or Washington County.
Where is the training?
Our travel trainers will provide training anywhere in Multnomah, Clackamas and Washington County at a time and location that is convenient for you.
Who is eligible to receive training?
If you are an older adult (60+) or person with a disability and live in Multnomah, Clackamas or Washington County, you can request training.
How do I get started?
Would you or someone you know benefit from our services? Fill out a Travel Training Request form online or give us a call at 503.528.1743 and we will get you going.